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Urban Behavioral Associates (UBA) is a full-service mental health and wellness company established in 1994. Through the use of individual, group, family, and couples counseling, medical management, and life skills training and supports we strive to help you reach your full wellness potential. We believe in treatment that focuses on the strengths of the individuals we serve


Mental Health Clinic

Mental Health Assessments
Individual & Group Therapies
Family Therapy
Pastoral Counseling
Chronic Disorder Therapy
Severely Mentally Ill Therapy


Cognitive Behavior Therapy
Family Systems Therapy
Group Therapy
Trauma Focused CBT
Play Therapy
Supportive Therapy
Psychodynamic Psychotherapy

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20 years of success experience

Through the use of individual, group, family, and couples counseling, medical management, and life skills training and supports we strive to help you reach your full wellness potential.

Frequently Asked Questions

Some of the Most often Asked

If you are interested in receiving services from UBA, please call 202-836-7776. One of our skilled intake specialists will be able to walk you through the intake process.

Your first appointment at UBA will last approximately 80-90 minutes. Was ask that you arrive 20 minutes before your scheduled appointment time to complete any necessary paperwork. During your appointment, one of our licensed clinicians will spend time talking with you to learn more about any mental wellness concerns you may have and how we can best serve you.

We accept Maryland Medicaid, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Medicare, and several Washington, DC Medicaid MCOs. IF we do not currently accept your insurance, or you would prefer to not use your insurance, we will be happy to speak with you with payment options as well as provide you with the necessary paperwork for submission to your insurance company for reimbursement.

We understand that situations arise and there may be a need to cancel your appointment. We ask that you contact us 24 business hours ahead of your appointment to cancel or reschedule. Cancellations less than 24 business hours in advance may be subject to a $75 cancellation fee.

Should an emergency arise outside of our normal business hours, we ask that you call 911, go to your nearest emergency room, or call one of the following 24-hour crisis numbers:

  • Prince George’s County Crisis – 301-429-2185
  • Access HelpLine (Washington DC) – 888-793-4357
  • Charles County Crisis Intervention Hotline – 301-645-3336
our leadership

meet the ceo

Dr. Tracee Burroughs-Gardner

MD - Psychiatrist

what our clients are saying

What can I say but phenomenal women in the office. I looked around for over a year to find a stable mental health provider for my daughter. I came across this office and my experience has been nothing but pleasant. From the receptionist, therapist, and doctors everyone is so pleasant. You are putting you child in good hands with urban behavioral health

Shavon S.

I enjoy my sessions with my therapist and I feel comfortable in our 1 on 1 sessions. My Dr. is great picking up on my diagnoses and is great getting me on the right meds I need. Over all I would recommend this establishment to all my family and friends.

Shirley H.

Mrs. Jenkins is a blessing she makes me so comfortable she makes me smile she is like family to me she is always calm they are always so concerned even if you are going thru bad circumstances they give you hope and motivation to keep going I hope my DR shows up today lol

Aiesha A.

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